Know constituencies of UP Assembly polls 2017: KISHANI

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Uttar Pradesh will go to Assembly elections early in 2017. The state has an Assembly comprising 403 seats and a party/alliance has to win 202 seats to form the government.

In 2012, when the last state election was held in UP, the Samajwadi Party had won 224 seats to get a decisive majority. [Know constituencies of UP Assembly polls]

Kishani

OneIndia will take one Assembly constituency a day and have a look at electoral information related to it:

Constituency Name: Kishani (SC)

  • Constituency No. 109
  • District: Mainpuri
  • District Area: 2,745 sq km
  • District population: 1,847,194
  • District literacy: 78.26%

2012 Assembly election result in Kishani

  • Winner: Eng. Brajesh Katheriya (SP)
  • Votes received: 77,113
  • Vote percentage: 50.25%
  • Nearest rival: Km. Sandhya (BSP)
  • Votes: 42,063
  • Percentage: 27.41%
  • Difference: 35,050
  • Margin: 22.84
  • Total voters: 2,64,153
  • Turnout: 1,53,453 ( 58.09 %)

First election in Kishani assembly constituency was held in 1962 after the delimitation order was passed in 1961.

Extant of Kishani Assembly constituency is KC Elau, Kishni, Kusmara of Bhongaon Tehsil; Kusmara NP, Kishni NP of Mainpuri Tehsil & KC Kurra of Karhal Tehsil.

2014 Lok Sabha result in Mainpuri

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav defeated BJP candidate Shatrughan Singh Chauhan by 3,64,666 votes and by a margin of 36.49%.

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